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Nantucket Basket Purse

Auction:
3278M
Lot:
811
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3278M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Nantucket Basket Purse, Jose Formoso Reyes, Nantucket, Massachusetts, c. 1940s, the lid with relief carved gull, above oval swing handle, and signed on the underside of the base "Made in Nantucket" in the way that Reyes inscribed his earliest baskets, ht. not including handle 6 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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